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Va. Democrats weigh launch of impeachment proceedings against Fairfax

Feb 11, 2019 - The Washington Post

Virginia Democratic lawmakers began circulating a draft resolution Sunday to begin impeachment proceedings against Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) over allegations of sexual assault that have been leveled against him by two women.

Fairfax has fended off calls from the state Democratic Party and some state and national lawmakers to resign after Vanessa Tyson and Meredith Watson publicly came forward last week to accuse him of sexual assault.

Tyson accused Fairfax of sexually assaulting he...